Lockdown law breakers & fines for offences

Lockdown law breakers & fines for offences

Determination of admission of guilt fines in respect of offences in terms of the disaster management act 2002(act no 57 of 2002) regulations 2020.

Note these fines are published by Magistrates' Courts Judiciary Republic of South Africa Gauteng Admin region 5A. The fines applicable to your area may differ.

REGULATIONCHARGEFINE
Regulations before lockdown11(1)(a)Convening of a gathering,assembly,concourse or processing of more than 100 persons wholly or partially in open air or in a building or premisesR5000
Regulations before lockdown11(1)(b)Permitting of more than 50 persons at a premises where liquor is sold and consumed in contravention of the Disaster Management Act Regulations 2020R5000
Regulations before lockdown11(1)(c)Hinder,interfere or obstruct a member of the SAPS, SANDF or PEACE OFFICER in executing his\her duties under the Disaster Management Act 2002 Regulations.R5000
Regulations before lockdown11(4)Making a misrepresentation that any person is infected with Covid-19R5000
Regulations before lockdown11(5)(a)Publishing of any statement to deceive any other person about Covid-19
Regulations before lockdown11(5)(b)Publishing of any statement to deceive any other person about the Covid-19 infection status of any personR5000
Regulations before lockdown11(5)(c)Publishing of any statement to deceive any other person about any measures taken by Government to address Covid -19R5000
Lockdown regulations11(B)(1)(i)Failure to confine oneself to your place of residence( first offender)R1500
Lockdown regulations11(B)(1)(i)Second offenderNo Admission of Guilt
Lockdown regulations11(B)(1)(i)Third OffenderNo Admission of Guilt
Lockdown regulations11(B)(1)(ii)Illegal gathering (first offender)R5000
Lockdown regulations11(B)(1)(ii)Second offenderNo Admission of Guilt
Lockdown regulations11(B(1))(iii)Failure to comply with prohibition to move between provinces(first offender)R2000
Lockdown regulations11(B)(1)(iii)Second offenderNo Admission of Guilt
Lockdown regulations11(B)(1)(iii)Third offenderNo Admission of Guilt
Lockdown regulations11(B)(1)(iv)Failure to comply with prohibition of movement between metropolitan and district areas(first offender)R2500
Lockdown regulations11(B)(1)(iv)Second offenderNo Admission of Guilt
Lockdown regulations11(B)(1)(iv)Third offenderNo Admission of Guilt
Lockdown regulations11(B)(1)(b)- (c)Failure to close business or selling prohibited itemsNo Admission of Guilt
Lockdown regulations11(B)(4)Annexure “D” determined place or premises not closed – See Annexure “D” belowNo Admission of Guilt

ANNEXURE D

The following places and premises are closed to the public:

Any place or premises normally open to the public where religious,cultural,sporting,entertainment, recreational,exhibitional, organisational or similar activities may take place

Any place or premises normally open to the public where goods other than essential goods are procured,acquired, disposed of or sold

Any place or premises normally open to the public such as-

(1) public parks,beaches and swimming pools

(2) flea markets

(3) open air food markets

(4) fetes and bazaars

(5) night clubs

(6) casinos

(7) hotels, lodges and guest houses, except to the extent that they are required for remaining tourists confined to hotels, lodges and guest houses

(8) private and public game reserves except to the extent that they are required for remaining tourists confined to private and public game reserves

(9) holiday resorts except to the extent that they are required for remaining tourists confined to such holiday resort

(10) on-consumption premises, including taverns,shebeens,shisanyama where liquor is sold

(11) off-consumption premises, including bottle stores where liquor is sold

(12) off-consumption areas in supermarkets where liquor is sold

(13) theatres and cinemas

(14) shopping malls and centres (excluding grocery stores and pharmacies),

(15) taxi ranks, bus depots, train stations and airports and

Any other place or premises determined by the Cabinet member responsible for cooperative governance and traditional affairs by direction in the Gazette.

Signed on this 30th day of March 2020

Y. SIDLOVA

CHIEF MAGISTRATE:

ACTING CLUSTER HEAD GAUTENG REGION 5 A

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